Senior Account Executive

Location
New York
Posted
Feb 08, 2013
Closes
Mar 10, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Bullfrog & Baum is seeking a SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE to join their highly respected NEW YORK CITY-based Hospitality Division.

The ideal candidate will have:

a MINIMUM OF 4 YEARS of PUBLIC RELATIONS EXPERIENCE IN AN AGENCY SETTING, ideally with HOSPITALITY experience
a keen interest in FOOD, WINE, CHEFS and RESTAURANTS and knowledge of the related media landscape
a proven track record of MEDIA PLACEMENTS through active pitching
an ability to create and build RELATIONSHIPS with the media, your clients and your co-workers
a sense of PRIDE in his/herwork
solid MANAGEMENT experience

You are:
a motivated TEAM player and self-starter
an excellent verbal COMMUNICATOR, writer and editor
extremely DETAIL ORIENTED with excellent follow through
a CREATIVE thinker
a MULTI-tasker
a person who takes INITIATIVE and ownership of their work
a PROFESSIONAL in all interactions with clients and the media
a STRATEGIC thinker
someone with OUTSIDE INTERESTS that add to your ability to think about things from a different perspective
someone who likes to WORK HARD AND PLAY HARD

Your responsibilities will include:
Developing and fostering great RELATIONSHIPS with a broad range of media.
Serving as day-to-day CONTACT for clients with respect to strategy, programming, events, media and reporting.
WRITING and editing press materials
Crafting creative PITCHES
MANAGING, supervising and training 1-2 junior staff and interns.


Please:
tell us why you think you're the right person for this job.

include your RESUME IN THE BODY OF AN EMAIL. For security reasons we will not open attachments.

AND PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE RELEVANT EXPERIENCE. THANK YOU.

We will be asking for writing samples, clips and references at the time of your interview.

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